• HHPS Featured on WEDU

    HHPS was pleased to be featured on the WEDU PBS July 2021 episode of Up Close with Cathy Unruh. The interview with HHPS board member Jo-Anne Peck was filmed via Zoom, and video crew came to downtown Brooksville to get some lovely footage for the show. The interview also features Architecture Sarasota and the great work they are doing preserving…

  • DORWIN SKINNER (May 4, 1945- May 5, 2021)

    We remember a long time member and volunteer of the Historic Hernando Preservation Society, Dorwin Skinner Sr. Dorwin Skinner, Sr. was born in Battle Creek Michigan. He was in the US Airforce for 16 years. Worked for the Veterans Administration as a Supervisor in supply. Retired in 1988. Spring Hill resident since 1994. Had one Son, Dorwin Jr.,  deceased 9…

  • HHPS May Meeting/ Guest Speaker

    HHPS is pleased to welcome guest speaker Jo-Anne Peck at the May meeting. She will present a behind the scenes look at the massive historic building relocation project that took place as part of the widening of I-4 through the heart of historic Ybor City. The project spanned decades from planning to implementation and resulted in the rebuilding of a…

  • Lee Anne Shoeman Award Winner 2019: Bill Rosst

    William Rosst became a member of Hernando Past in 2010. For almost a decade, he was always willing to help the society as a board member, and later as an ex officio board member. He purchased a computer projector for the organization. He provided wonderful lectures/presentations on the history of the MAYA, drawn from his rich experience as an archaeologist…

  • December HHPS Meeting

    The December meeting date has been changed in order to not conflict with the Main Street Tree Lighting. We will meet Thursday, December 19 at 6:30 pm at City Hall. We will hold elections for our Board and Officers – please come cast your vote! We will also be selecting our Lee Anne Shoeman Award winner. Please bring a dish…

  • HHPS August Meeting

    The HHPS will have its monthly meeting on August 1st in the City Hall Council Chambers. We will be discussing the coordination of the Garden Grove Historic Marker dedication and the installation of the Smithsonian Institution Museum on Main Street Exhibit. Your input is important. Thursday, August 1, 2019 Brooksville City Hall, 201 Howell Ave, Brooksville, FL 34601 6:30pm –…

  • Thank You to our Many Volunteers

    Members,                     As we are nearing March of 2019,  we have accomplished many things because of you, who make up our membership and contribute with unpaid volunteer hours and time, membership dues, serving as board members.  At this time we especially remember the legacy of Roger Sherman to our Preservation Society who was…

  • 2017 Membership Renewal

    Current Members, past members, and prospective members, We are now conducting our Membership Drive for 2017.  We have had a great year of activity with the Historic Hernando Preservation Society.  From monthly speakers, to field trips, and working on several projects, it has been a productive year.  You may visit our website to see all the events and projects from…